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Department of Aging: Senior Health Insurance
  Elly Jenkins,
  Program Specialist

  Department of Aging
  1440 Taney Avenue
  Frederick, MD 21702

  Fax: 301-600-3554

  8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  Monday - Friday
The Frederick County Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) offers confidential,
face-to-face counseling assistance for those on Medicare. Included in the SHIP program
is Medicare education, help in understanding and applying for Medicare benefits, assistance in filing Medicare appeals and help with billing problems, as well as
Medicare D counseling.

Our Staff
Trained staff is available to help Medicare beneficiaries, family members and caregivers understand Medicare benefits, bills and Medicare rights.

Counselors provide in person and telephone assistance with:
  • Assistance with denials, appeals and grievances
  • Community Presentations
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage Plans (HMOs)
  • Medigap policies